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Penn psychology professor Angela Duckworth’s book on grit, passion and perseverance compels a rethink on how we identify and nurture skills.
James Buchanan is the worst U.S. president because his actions led to the Civil War, says author and journalist Robert Strauss.
Focusing on strategy alone -- or leadership alone -- misses the big opportunities. Two Wharton professors offer six steps to integrate the two.
Well-known biographer Walter Isaacson talked about Steve Jobs’ and Ben Franklin’s genius for collaborative leadership at the recent launch of the McNulty Leadership Program at Wharton.
Companies can boost employee engagement through involvement in sustainability issues, which offers a higher sense of purpose, notes this opinion piece.
As corporations increasingly recognize the potential ravages of climate change, some are creating new business models. One company, DSM -- formerly Dutch State Mines -- has entirely abandoned coal mining[…]
Venture capital firm Icon Capital Partners of Dubai sees Africa as the ‘sweet spot’ for its tech-focused investments.
The recent case of a Maine restauranteur who said customers who owned a particular semiautomatic rifle would not be welcome at her restaurants raises questions about how much an owner’s[…]
Former Frontier Communications CEO Maggie Wilderotter recounts her career journey back when cable and the internet were taking flight.
The e-commerce giant’s CEO told the Wharton People Analytics Conference why self-managing organizations like Zappos are the only ones that can survive into the future.